How to Change Google Keyboard’s Theme on Android

Last Updated: Jan 27, 2024 by

Are you tired of the same old boring keyboard on your Android device? Want to add some personality and flair to your typing experience? Look no further than Google Keyboard’s theme options. With a variety of vibrant colors and keyboard themes to choose from, you can easily customize your keyboard to match your style. In this article, we’ll show you how to change Google Keyboard’s theme on Android.

Accessing the Theme Options

To change your Google Keyboard’s theme, you’ll first need to access the theme options. Open the Settings app on your Android device and navigate to the “System” or “General Management” section. From there, select “Language and Input” and then choose “Virtual Keyboard.” Finally, select “Google Keyboard” and then “Theme.”

Choosing a Theme

Once you’ve accessed the theme options, you’ll see a variety of keyboard themes to choose from. These themes range from simple solid colors to more intricate designs. Scroll through the options and select the one that best suits your style. You can also tap on the “Preview” button to see how the theme will look on your keyboard before making a final decision.

Customizing the Theme

If you want to add a personal touch to your chosen theme, you can also customize it. Tap on the “Customize” button to access options for changing the background color, key borders, and key text color. You can also add a background image or choose a different font for your keyboard. Play around with these options until you find the perfect combination for your keyboard theme.

Downloading More Themes

If the pre-installed themes don’t quite fit your style, you can also download more themes from the Google Play Store. Simply tap on the “Get more themes” button at the bottom of the theme options screen. This will take you to the Google Play Store where you can browse and download a variety of keyboard themes created by third-party developers.

Setting a Default Theme

Once you’ve chosen and customized your desired theme, you can set it as the default for your Google Keyboard. This means that every time you use your keyboard, it will automatically appear in your chosen theme. To do this, simply tap on the “Set as default” button at the bottom of the theme options screen.

Reverting to the Default Theme

If you ever want to go back to the default theme for your Google Keyboard, you can easily do so. Simply follow the same steps as before to access the theme options, and then select the “Default” theme. This will revert your keyboard back to the original theme it came with.

With these simple steps, you can easily change your Google Keyboard’s theme on your Android device. So go ahead and add some personality to your typing experience with a vibrant and unique keyboard theme. Have you tried any of these themes? Let us know in the comments.

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